Tag: Brixton Society

Pope’s Road tower ‘a white elephant of excessive size’

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The Brixton Society’s objections to the second revision of plans for the proposed 20-storey office tower on...

Townscape Heritage Entertainment Series: The Empress

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Following the interest in our recent article exploring the entertainment culture that has thrived in Brixton since the Victorian era, we decided to do...

Townscape Heritage Entertainment Series: The Palladium

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Following the interest in our recent article exploring the entertainment culture that has thrived in Brixton since the Victorian era, we decided to do...

Townscape Heritage Entertainment Series: The Astoria

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Following the interest in our recent article exploring the entertainment culture that has thrived in Brixton since the Victorian era, we decided to do...

Townscape Heritage Entertainment Series: The Ritzy Cinema

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Following the interest in our recent article exploring the entertainment culture that has thrived in Brixton since the Victorian era, we decided to do...

Townscape Heritage Entertainment Series: The Brixton Theatre

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Following the interest in our recent article exploring the entertainment culture that has thrived in Brixton since the Victorian era, we decided to do...

Council officers back Pope’s Road tower

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Lambeth council officers are recommending that plans for a 20-storey office block on Pope’s Road in central...

Brixton music hall history – can you help?

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The wonderful Loughborough Road Histories website is involved in a project, already generating enthusiasm, to research Brixton’s...

Market owner offers conditions to suspend Nour eviction

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Facing a growing outcry on social media, Hondo Enterprises, which runs Brixton’s covered markets – Brixton Village and Market Row – has indicated that...

Keep a lock-down diary

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Lambeth Archives is asking residents to keep a diary during the coronavirus lock down crisis. “We are the local history library and record office for...

Learn about the history of Brixton at the heritage festival

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  Lambeth Heritage Festival is a September month-long festival led by Lambeth Archives and the Lambeth Local History Forum. For history buffs there is plenty to...

Heritage and heroes of Brixton and around

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Lambeth Heritage Festival returns for its fifth year in September, celebrating the history of the borough with over 60 events, many of them in...

Public consultation on improvements to Atlantic Road

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Lambeth council is seeking views on how to improve the layout of Atlantic Road at two public workshops. The workshops on a potential new...

Date fixed for memorial to recognise Black servicemen and women

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A memorial to Black Caribbean and African Commonwealth soldiers who fought in the first and second world wars is to be erected in Brixton...

Windrush Square clean-up seeks volunteers

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Local community groups are asking volunteers to donate two hours of litter picking, weeding, watering and bulb planting in Windrush Square on Friday 30 September. Tools and...

Brixton plaque honours local hero Norma Williamson

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A crowd gathered on Windrush Square to pay tribute to Norma Williamson, a tireless community campaigner who recently passed way after a short illness, writes...

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